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Affordable Care Act explained at forum
Santa Maria Times

About 100 Lompoc residents had the chance to learn and ask questions about the federal health care reform law at a recent community forum sponsored by the Lompoc chapter of the American Association of University Women.

Held at the Lompoc Valley Medical Center on Thursday evening, the forum featured a panel of four health care representatives, including Jim Raggio, CEO of Lompoc Valley Medical Center; Sheretta Lane, vice president of Financial Policy for Clark & Associates; Dr.

Takashi Wada, director of the Santa Barbara County Health Department; and Bob Freeman, CEO of CenCal Health, provider of Medi-Cal services in Santa Barbara and San Luis Obispo counties.